Vaisakhi 2016 and Turban Day in Grand Style
In April 13 observe Vaisakhi, the new year celebrations in Punjab. a celebration of abundant harvest in the autumn season, farmers pray to the Gods on this day thanking for the same.
Observing the day involves an important tradition called “Aawat Pauni” wherein people get together to harvest wheat and sing dohay at the end of it. People also perform the Bhangra dance as an integral part of their culture.
The day is also observed as Khalsa Sirjana Divas among the Sikhs as it is on this day the tenth Sikh Guru, Guru Gobind Singh, laid down the foundation of the Panth Khalsa – “Order of the Pure Ones giving rise to the festival of Khalsa Sirjana Divas” as well as a celebration for those who have accepted the five K’s.
Navratri: Friday 8 April 2016 Marks Beginning of 9-Day Festival Devoted to Worship of Hindu Deity Durga.
The festival, which observes nine nights as worship for the goddess’ nine forms, is celebrated twice per year, with the Chaitra Navratri variation running from April 8-16.
Gudi Padwa April 8, 2016
Gudi Padwa 2016 Maharashtrian Celebration Marking New Year Takes Place April 8, 2016
The celebration, also called Ugadi, takes place on first day of the Chaitra month, according to the Hindu calendar. The festival marks the return of Lord Ram to Ayodhya after defeating King Ravana. On this day, Lord Ram returned to Ayodhya along with his consort Sita and brother Lakshama after defeating demon King Ravana in Lanka.
Ugadi April 8, 2016
Halloween 2016 Date Saturday, October 31
All Saints’ Day, also known as All Hallows, Solemnity of All Saints, or Feast of All Saints is a solemnity celebrated on November 1st every year by the Catholic Church and several Protestant denominations, and on the first Sunday after Pentecost in Eastern Catholicism and Eastern Orthodoxy, in honor of all the saints, known and unknown. The liturgical celebration begins at Vespers on the evening of 31 October and ends at the close of 1 November. It is thus the day before All Souls’ Day
Halloween in United Kingdom (UK)
Halloween Celebration in England
Halloween Celebration in Scotland
Halloween Celebration in Canada
Halloween Celebration in United States
Halloween Celebration in Saint Helena
Eid-ul-Azha, which will be celebrated on Saturday, September 10 , 2016
Happy Bakr Eid 2016 also known as Eid ul Adha festival or Bakri Eid or Bakra Eid
Bakri Eid 2016 or Bakra Eid 2016 celebration in India, UAE, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Malaysia and all over the world
Eid al-Adha 2016 begins in the evening of Saturday, September 10 and ends in the evening of Sunday, September 11
Ek dant dayavant, char bhuja dhari
Jai Ganesh, jai Ganesh, jai Ganesh deva,
Andhan ko ankh det, kodhin ko kaya
Jai Ganesh, jai Ganesh, jai Ganesh deva,
Rakhi Celebration in India Raksha Bandhan in United States of America Raksha Bandhan in UK Raksha Bandhan Australia Raksha Bandhan in Singapore Raksha Bandhan Germany Raksha Bandhan in Canada.
Friendship Day : August 2 Marks Day of Appreciation for Personal Relationships
School Holidays 2016 | Summer Holidays 2016
Public Holidays 2016 in European Counties including United Kingdom, Germany, Switzerland, France, Bulgaria, Austria, Netherlands, Sweden, Ireland etc
Public Holidays School Holidays 2016 in North American & South American Countries including United States, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Argentina please find below.
List of Holidays according to Country
National Holidays 2016 Public Holidays 2016 Festival Events Calendar 2016 Holiday List 2016 of Asian & Australia Pacific includes China, Japan, United Arab Emirates, India, Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines, Indonesia, Iran, Bangladesh, Pakistan, South Korea, Thailand, Vietnam, Australia, New Zealand all countries listed below.
Country wise list of major holidays in the year 2016
Holiday List 2016
Plan your holidays according to the HolidayList365.com
Holidays Lists 2016 according to Countries in all Continent
- Saudi Arabia
- South Korea
- United Arab Emirates
Australia & Pacific
- Costa Rica
- Dominican Republic
- El Salvador
- United States
- Congo Democratic Republic
- Equatorial Guinea
- South Africa